The Heritage Group - Exploring a Yorkshire Wolds Village

Nunburnholme, a Community Heritage Project

 

 

GEOLOGY

Villagers under the guidance of Richard Myerscough reassessed the geology of the valley in which the village is placed and the surrounding Wolds. The main discovery was a hitherto unrecognised fault running across the northern part of the parish. The area around Partridge Hall also produced new information. The team were able to examine the geological stratigraphy from the Cretaceous to the Triassic

Geological Map ©British Geological Survey and Richard Myerscough

 

The Geology of Nunburnholme - The Chalk

 

The Geology of Nunburnholme - The Lias

 

 

 

 

 



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